BEd (QUT), MA (Ohio), PhD (Qld), MAICD
Member and Chair, Community Advisory Committee (non-statutory)
Appointed: 18 May 2016
Current term: 18 May 2020 to 31 March 2024
Professor Mary-Louise Fleming is the former Head, Corporate Education and the former Head, School of Public Health in the Faculty of Health at the Queensland University of Technology. She has experience in teaching and research in higher education, public health and health promotion for over 30 years. Her research activity focuses on evaluation research and translational research for the World Health Organization, both Commonwealth and Queensland Governments, as well as consultancy projects for Queensland Health and the not-for-profit sector.
Professor Fleming has co-authored four editions of two text books on health promotion and public health, and contributed to several other books. Professor Fleming is a Board member of Wesley Medical Research Institute and Chairs the Research Committee. Her appointments have included Health Promotion Queensland, Board of the Wesley Research Institute, Board of Governors St Andrew’s Hospital, National Heart Foundation, the Queensland Cancer Fund and Chair of the Quality Management Committee for BreastScreen Queensland. She was also a member of the Queensland Government Ministerial Oversight Committee, Advancing Health 2026.
She has an active consultancy practice involving reports on policy and practice for single health issues, policy development and implementation, and reviews and evaluation of numerous projects and programs.